738 Old Stable Place, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Satisfy your craving for the tranquility of a rural setting without compromising convenient proximity to downtown amenities.
Steps from the picturesque 1,700+ acre Sugarloaf Open Space and miles of hiking trails, and about two miles to downtown Walnut Creek, this more than a third-acre property is located at the end of a cul-de-sac. The deep set back creates a park-like setting under the canopy of a Heritage Oak tree and an impressive entry into this beautifully appointed and updated two-level home.
About 3,532 square feet of light-filled living space showcases a fresh, contemporary interior with wide-planked white oak flooring, high ceilings, crown molding, fresh interior paint, stylish fixtures, and dual pane windows that frame garden views.
Entertain, relax and play in the expansive backyard featuring a pebble tec pool with spa and a dining pergola dripping with wisteria vines near the new built-in grill. Lush foliage and terraced gardens wrap around the sprawling lawn and flagstone patio.
Five bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms include a main-level guest room with a corner-window view of the gardens. Additional flexible-use space is located in an upstairs open loft and is ideal for a home office, media, or playroom.
The formal living room has a front-facing window and is anchored by a gas fireplace with a quartz surround and elegantly carved mantel. The adjacent formal dining room is designed to accommodate large gatherings.
Everyone will want to gather in the sleek and stylish updated gourmet kitchen and adjacent family room, all designed with high ceilings and a wall of windows overlooking the backyard gardens and pool. A gas fireplace with a carved mantel anchors this expansive space. Beautifully appointed with quartzite counters, an elongated subway tile backsplash, and a massive island/breakfast bar, the kitchen also features professional appliances including dual dishwashers, dual ovens, and French door built-in refrigerator, Thermador four-burner plus grill cooktop, KitchenAid microwave and a stainless sink with polished chrome fixtures. A casual dining area/nook and a built-in workstation complete this inviting space.
Four bedrooms and three bathrooms are located on the upper floor, including the master suite behind a double door entry. This luxurious room includes a separate retreat ideal for a home office, library, or workout room. There are two walk-in closets and a sumptuous bathroom appointed with Carrera marble, dual sink vanity with polished chrome fixtures, a soaking tub, and a glass-enclosed shower. The additional bedrooms are spacious and all bathrooms have updated fixtures and finishes. The main-level powder room featuring a stylish glass vessel sink and decorative marble tile floating vanity with a wall-mounted faucet.
Additional features include a three-car garage, new dual HVAC, LED recessed lighting, Hunter Douglas automated blinds in the family room, Silhouette and wood blinds, Nest thermostats, Wi-Fi enabled irrigation, central vacuum, and a laundry room with a utility sink and front-loading washer and dryer.
About 25 miles east of downtown San Francisco with convenient access to nearby top-rated schools, Highways 680 and 24, downtown Walnut Creek shopping, restaurants, and BART.